(I-355 South Extension)
Interstate Route 55 to Interstate
Cook, DuPage and Will Counties
Supplemental Final Environmental Impact Statement
and Section 4(f) Evaluation
The Supplemental Final Environmental Impact Statement
and Section 4(f) Evaluation (1996 FEIS) discloses additional
information related to implementing the Tollroad/Freeway Alternative.
The proposed highway will improve access and mobility for local
and regional travel by providing a connection between I-55 and
I-80 to serve as a principal link in a bypass route around the
Chicago metropolitan area. It will also provide a safe, efficient
and balanced transportation facility consistent with the adopted
2020 Regional Transportation Plan and the land use and
transportation plans of the project corridor local governments.
Important issues included impacts related to land use, noise,
air quality, Section 4(f), Section 6(f), Section 106 and wetland
The document will be available for review on IDOTís web site
until May 30, 2001.
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Supplemental FEIS and Section 4(f) Evaluation (December, 2000)
(includes links to the February, 1996
FEIS and Section 4(f) Evaluation (February, 1996)
SFEIS Library List
Public Hearings for FAP 340 SFEIS
FAP 340 SFEIS Library List
Chicago Public Library - Harold Washington Library Center
Des Plaines Valley Public Library (Lockport Branch)
Des Plaines Valley Public Library (Romeoville Branch)
Fountaindale Public Library (Bolingbrook Branch)
Fountaindale Public Library (Romeoville Branch)
Homer Township Public Library (Lockport)
Joliet Public Library
Lemont Public Library
New Lenox Township Public Library (New Lenox)
Poplar Creek Public Library
University of Illinois Library
Woodridge Public Library
FAP 340 SFEIS Public Hearings
For the convenience of the public, the hearing will be held on two separate dates with one scheduled in the northern portion and the other in the southern portion of the project corridor.
Thursday, February 8, 2001|
3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Central Campus of Lincoln-Way High School
(Auditorium & All Purpose Room)
1801 East Lincoln Highway
New Lenox, Illinois
Wednesday, February 14, 2001|
3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Lemont Centennial Community Center
16028 127th Street
Written comments on the DSFEIS are due by April 30, 2001 and should be
John P. Kos, P.E.
Illinois Department of Transportation, District 1
201 West Center Court
Schaumburg, Illinois 60196
Attn: Patrick J. Pechnick, P.E.